The Leading Informatics for Tomorrow (LiFT) Scholars Program is a multi-institutional program offered at the Indiana University School of Informatics and Computing at IUPUI and Ivy Tech Community College Central Indiana.

Our goal is to increase the quality and quantity of information technology (IT) professionals by offering scholarships to students who demonstrate financial need and prepare students to enter the informatics and IT workforce and/or to pursue graduate studies upon graduation.

Since fall 2017, LiFT supported:

Through our efforts, we seek to support 60 bachelor’s degree graduates and 80 associate’s degree graduates.

Rebekah Holcomb

LiFT has given me a sense of community and has shown me that I can succeed! I knew that I wanted to go to college, specifically IUPUI, but I never knew if I could due to financial concerns. LiFT made it possible and completely shaped my college career.

Rebekah Holcomb, IUPUI LiFT Scholar, '22